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[Survey] State of Hospitality Business in 2021

[Survey] State of Hospitality Business in 2021

With the hospitality industry poised to bounce back in a big way, we wanted to hear how companies are gearing up, where their heads are, and how we can be ready for them in 2021 and beyond. We partnered up with the International Caterers Association to surveyed over 100 catering and hospitality businesses in April 2021—here’s what they had to say.

[Survey] How Are Workers On Instawork Different?

[Survey] How Are Workers On Instawork Different?

Our customers repeatedly tell us that Instawork Professionals are different. While it’s hard to pinpoint, they note how the workers are consistently motivated and reliable. To dig into how and why this is, we conducted a survey of over 400 Instawork Professionals to learn what sets them apart. Here’s what you need to know.

Temp Workers vs. Gig Workers: What’s the Difference?

Temp Workers vs. Gig Workers: What’s the Difference?

There are classification differences and plenty of data to tell us who these workers are and what their priorities are. Across all categories of workers, there will be a range of skills, experience levels, preferences, and processes—so the more you know about what you’re getting with each, the easier it will be for you to find great matches. 

Let’s start by looking at two broad categories: temp workers and gig workers.

[Takeaways] How Port Logistics Group uses onboarding to improve warehouse retention

[Takeaways] How Port Logistics Group uses onboarding to improve warehouse retention

Jessica Carrera, HR Director and Michael Venditti, Vice President of Operations at Port Logistics Group (PLG), share onboarding best practices implemented at the nation’s leading gateway logistics services.

Shamit Patel joins Instawork as VP of Product Management

Shamit Patel joins Instawork as VP of Product Management

Instawork is, at its core, a people business. But Instawork’s backbone is its technology. So we’re excited that Shamit Patel has joined Instawork to lead its product management team. 

How to find quality temp staff around Bolingbrook in Chicago

How to find quality temp staff around Bolingbrook in Chicago

As you know, the number of warehouses near Bolingbrook, Joliet, Naperville, and Romeoville have increased a lot recently, making it tougher to attract and retain warehouse workers.

The Tough Get Going with Bill Hansen

The Tough Get Going with Bill Hansen

When South Florida catering legend Bill Hansen was asked about his approach to such a tough year for the catering business, Bill responded with this simple adage: 

“When the times get tough, the tough get going.”

[Case Study] Sun Basket leans on Instawork to flex reliably

[Case Study] Sun Basket leans on Instawork to flex reliably

Mike Wargocki, VP of Manufacturing at Sun Basket, speaks with Mike Bohnett, VP of Sales at Instawork, about its staffing partnership.

[Takeaways] How Literati sets a culture for high-quality warehouse productivity

[Takeaways] How Literati sets a culture for high-quality warehouse productivity

Thomas Wales, the General Manager of Literati, shares how he matured his warehouse operations to fulfill 3x the orders in a year. 

What should you know about factory talent acquisition strategies

What should you know about factory talent acquisition strategies

It’s now clear that factory recruiting and talent acquisition strategies remain the top HR concern for the nation's manufacturers. Here's what you should know.

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